1. Collection Of Information
Summary: We collect information about you when you:
Create an account; Use the online shop; Visit our website; and Communicate with us.
We also collect information, such as usage statistics, by using cookies, server logs, and similar technologies.
If you elect to use certain features, we also collect information from other sources, such as social media services, invitations, and imported contacts.
1.1 Information You Provide to Us
We collect information that you provide directly to us. For example, we collect information that you provide when you create an account, choose interests or groups, fill out a form, or communicate with us. The types of information that we may collect include your name, username, password, email address, postal address, phone number, payment method data, photos, choices of interests and groups, and any other information that you choose to provide. Information about your gender and interests is optional. Your choice of groups is optional, but we are required to process this information in order to administer your account and to indicate that you are a member of the groups that you join.
1.2 Information We Collect Automatically When You Use Website. (https://divine.ie)
When you use our website, we automatically collect information about you, including:
Log Information: We collect log information about your use of the website, including the type of browser that you use; the time, duration and frequency of your access; website pages viewed; your IP address; and the page you visited before visiting our website.
Device Information: We collect information about the computer or mobile device that you use to access our website, including the hardware model, operating system and version, unique device identifiers, and mobile network information.
Location Information: We may collect information about the location of your device each time you use our website based on your consent to the collection of this information.
Other Information: With your permission, we may collect other information from your devices, such as photos from your camera roll, contacts of individuals you wish to find or connect with, or calendar information you want to manage via the website.
1.3 Information We Collect From Other Sources
We may collect information about you from other sources, such as through certain features on the website you elect to use, but only where these third parties either have your consent or are otherwise legally permitted or required to disclose your information to us. Examples include:
Social Media Services. If you register or log into your account through a third-party social media service, we will have access to some of your third-party account information from that service, such as your name and other information in that account, and used for purposes such as improving your divine recommendations. We may also have access to third-party account information if you use the website feature to share a link. See this article for more information on how to enable or disable the connection between our website and your third-party account.
Invitations. If another customer sends you an invitation through our website, we may receive certain personal information, such as your name, email address, or phone number. If you are invited, we will automatically send you an invitation to our website, and, if unanswered, a one-time follow-up invitation. divine stores this contact information only to send these invitations and evaluate their success. You may unsubscribe from future invitations using the instructions in those messages. You may also contact us at email@example.com to request that we remove this information from our database.
Information From Other Third-Party Sources. In order to provide you with more tailored recommendations, we may obtain information about you from publicly and commercially available sources and other third parties as permitted by law.
For more information about the data that we obtain from these providers, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
2. Use Of Information
Summary: We use information about you to:
Operate, improve, promote, and protect Divine and our Website;
Communicate with you; and Personalize content.
2.1 Operating our Website
We may use information about you for various purposes related to operating our Website, including to:
Provide, maintain, and improve our Website, including to process transactions, develop new products and services, and manage the performance of our Website;
Display information about you, for instance, your list of interests, which will be visible on your profile;
Personalize the Website, for example, to suggest content in which we think you may be interested (including content given special protection under EU law or that relates to sensitive topics such as health, political opinions, religion, and sexual identity);
Allow you to share information about your use of the Website through a third-party social media service, if you connect your account through that service (which you can turn off at any time) and to provide you with better recommendations;
Monitor and analyze trends, usage, and activities in connection with our Website; and
Detect, investigate, and prevent fraudulent transactions, abuse, and other illegal activities; to protect the rights, property, or safety of Divine and others; to enforce compliance with our policies; and to comply with applicable law and government requests.
Perform accounting and administrative tasks, and enforce or manage legal claims.
2.2 Communicating With You
We may use information about you for various purposes related to communicating with you, including to:
Respond to your comments, questions, and requests, and provide customer service;
Communicate with you, in accordance with your account settings, about products, services, and events offered by us and others, to provide news and information that we think will be of interest to you, to conduct online surveys, to contact you about events on our Website that are being held near your location, and to otherwise communicate with you in accordance with Section 2.3;
2.3 Advertising And Other Uses
We may use information about you for various other purposes, including to:
Provide content, features, or sponsorships that match member profiles or interests;
Facilitate contests and other promotions;
Carry out any other purposes described to you at the time that we collected the information.
2.4 Legal Basis for Processing
Our legal basis for collecting and using the information described above will depend on the type of information and the specific context in which we collect it.
We process information about you in order to provide our services in accordance with our Terms of Service, for example, to allow you to join groups, or to display your profile to other members, and to allow us to send you important service updates.
We also process information about you where it is in our legitimate interests to do so and not overridden by your rights (for example, in some cases for direct marketing, fraud prevention, network and information systems security, responding to your communications, the operation of networks of groups by the network administrators, and improving our Website).
Sometimes you provide us with sensitive information about you; for instance, the mere fact of joining a certain group may indicate information about your health, religion, political views, or sexual identity. Joining such groups, or posting information on the Website about these topics is entirely voluntarily and done with your explicit consent.
In some cases, we may also have a legal obligation to collect information about you, or may otherwise need the information to protect your vital interests or those of another person.
We may also process information to comply with a legal requirement or to perform a contract.
3. Sharing Of Information
We may disclose information about you:
to customers or social media services, subject to the choices you may make via the website;
to our third-party service providers who help us to operate or improve our website;
to authorities to comply with legal obligations and to protect and defend our rights and property; and
to an affiliate or successor entity as part of a corporate transaction.
We may also share de-identified or aggregated information.